A professor in York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design spearheaded an effort to donate more than 600 masks and other medical supplies including gloves and face shields for distribution across the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.
A Virtual Town Hall meeting held April 2 and led by York University President Rhonda L. Lenton gave students, staff and faculty the opportunity to raise questions and concerns on how the University will move forward during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three recent projects, part of the ground-breaking venture ‘Archive/Counter-Archive,’ illustrate the progress to date of this high-profile SSHRC-funded venture that looks at moving images and is designed to disrupt conventional narratives. In doing so, they reinforce the value of this work.
New research from the Centre for Vision Research investigates rapid eye movements. The findings of this original work could help brain surgeons get a more fulsome picture of a patient’s brain prior to surgery, and aid in the treatment of depression and Parkinson’s disease.